UTILITY SYSTEMS REPAIRER OPERATOR LEADER

Employer
USAJobs
Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Jul 17, 2017
Closes
Jul 25, 2017
Function
Management
Hours
Full Time
JOB SUMMARY:

About the Agency

The selectee for this position will serve as a Utility Systems Repairer Operator Leader in the Public Works Department of NAVAL FAC ENGINEERING CMD WASH.


TRAVEL REQUIRED:
  • Not Required

RELOCATION AUTHORIZED:
  • No

KEY REQUIREMENTS:
  • Must be a US Citizen.
  • Males must be registered or exempt from Selective Service. www.sss.gov
  • Must be determined suitable for federal employment.
  • Must participate in the direct deposit pay program.
  • May be required to successfully complete a probationary/trial period.
  • See Other Information section for additional requirements.
  • In order to qualify for this position, your resume must provide sufficient experience and/or education, knowledge, skills, and abilities, to perform the duties of the specific position for which you are being considered. Your resume is the key means we have for evaluating your skills, knowledge, and abilities, as they relate to this position. Therefore, we encourage you to be clear and specific when describing your experience.

    Although a specific length of time and experience is not required for most trade and labor occupations, you must show through experience and training that you possess the quality level of knowledge and skill necessary to perform the duties of the position at the level for which you are applying. Qualification requirements emphasis is on quality of experience, not necessarily the length of time.

    Your qualifications will be evaluated on the basis of your level of knowledge, skills, abilities and/or competencies in the job elements and screen out listed below.

    This job has a screen-out element which will be used to determine minimum eligibility for this job. Applicants who do not receive a minimum of two points on the screen-out element(s) will be found ineligible. The Screen-out Element for this position is: Ability to Lead or Supervise as a Utility Systems Repairer Operator Leader such as: 1) Maintaining and adjusting auxiliary equipment; 2) Performing light-off and shut down of steam boilers; and 3) Performing routine maintenance to keep boilers and equipment safe and clean.
    Applicants must meet the requirements of the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Job Qualification System for Trades and Labor Occupations (X-118C). Additional qualification information can be found at: http://www.opm.gov/qualifications/x-118c/tabindx.asp.

    You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer and part time experience. You must clearly identify the duties and responsibilities in each position held and the total number of hours per week.

    Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., professional, philanthropic, religious, spiritual, community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment.

    Requirements:

    All qualifications requirements must be met by the closing date of this announcement and clearly documented in your resume.
    Within the Department of Defense (DoD), the appointment of retired military members within 180 days immediately following retirement date to a civilian position is subject to the provisions of 5 United States Code 3326.

    Must be able to obtain an interim and/or final (e.g., confidential/secret/top secret, etc.) security clearance prior to entrance on duty AND must be able to maintain the required level of clearance while employed in the subject position. Failure to obtain and maintain the required level of clearance may result in the withdrawal of a job offer or removal. Must be able to obtain an interim and/or final (e.g., confidential/secret/top secret, etc.) security clearance prior to entrance on duty AND must be able to maintain the required level of clearance while employed in the subject position. Failure to obtain and maintain the required level of clearance may result in the withdrawal of a job offer or removal.

    Selectee will be required to successfully complete a pre-appointment physical examination.

    Selectee must obtain and maintain a current valid United States driver's license.

    Work requires working on various shifts.

    Call back and emergency overtime are regular requirements of the position.

    Physical Effort: Light to medium physical effort is required to observe and adjust equipment. Work requires frequent standing, stooping, walking, climbing. Frequently works in awkward or cramped positions when performing work; occasional close attention by eyes and ears are necessary for close gauge readings and analysis by sound of running equipment. Frequently lifts and carries tools, equipment and supplies weighing up to 50 pounds.

    Working Conditions: Majority of work is performed indoors; however, employee will be exposed to extreme temperatures, smoke, dirt, noise, unpleasant odors, toxic fumes, soot, toxic dust, water fuel oil, chemicals and all types of weather conditions. Exposed to possible cuts, electric shock, bruises, broken or crushed fingers, hands and feet. Exposed to eye injuries and frostbite from escaping refrigerants, or burns from steam, heat, chemicals, and machinery.

    Not Applicable


    DUTIES:

    The successful selectee will perform the following duties:

    • Respond to emergencies and utility service outages to return utility system back to operational status.
    • Lead personnel in performing utility repairs and correcting deficiencies identified during operation and inspection.
    • Lubricate utility systems equipment and clean filters for continued operation of the equipment.